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Document Details


Title: Letter from John Gill Shorter to Jefferson Finis Davis, November 4, 1862
Document type: Letter
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: The American Civil War: Letters and Diaries (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/cwld/documentidx.pl?aspdocid=S1594-D290
Original Language: English
Time span: 1862
Speaker: Shorter, John Gill, 1818-1872
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 23-Apr-1818
Speaker place of birth: Monticello, GA; Georgia; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Judge; Lawyer; State governor
Age at speaking: 44
Document location: Montgomery, AL
Document date: 04-Nov-1862
People discussed: Finegan, Joseph, 1814-1885; Forney, John Horace, 1829-1902; John Horace Forney; Joseph Finegan
Locations discussed: Alabama; Florida; Georgia; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Alabama; Finegan, Joseph, 1814-1885; Florida; Forney, John Horace, 1829-1902; Georgia; John Horace Forney; Joseph Finegan; North America; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Military; Military districts; Military strategy; Politics
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S1594-D290-5486